Arts Council funding for QGBI!

Exciting news! The Quilters’ Guild has been awarded the government’s #CultureRecoveryFund to help us continue to serve the quilting community so that we can be here for you and #HereForCulture

Online tutors and speakers

If you need an online speaker or tutor for your group meetings look no further!

Members Hub

A new resource for members looking for inspiration during these strange times. Check back for updates each week.

Time to renew your membership?

We are pleased to advise our members that membership renewals will now be done by email, for those people who have provided us with an email address.

Clarification on Renewals

There appears to be some confusion from members regarding recent correspondence and updates about their membership renewals.  Please click here    to download further clarification.

Contacting the Guild

Due to Covid-19 restrictions our staff are now involved in remote working so we would be very grateful if you would email any urgent enquiries rather than calling York. 

Youngish Quilters 14-18

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QGBI Members Privacy Notice

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Membership is open to all quilters, whatever your level of experience.  It’s a great time to join when just beginning: there’s so much to learn!

Travelling Trunks

Would you like this late 19th Century quilt to visit your group? Read about our Travelling Trunks to find out more.

Our Special Interest Groups

Check out the special interest groups - traditional, modern, miniature or contemporary plus the Study Group if you are interested in quilt history.

Festival of Quilts

Festival of Quilts is now online